Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-313) and index
"Prepared with the support of the U.S. Dept. of Education (Fund for the improvement of Postsecondary Education) and the Carnegie Corporation of New York."
This book involves parents and children with different activities in problem solving and experimenting, to improve their mathematical skills and gain appreciation for mathematics
A mathematical environment -- Beginning -- Word problems and logical reasoning -- Measurement -- Numbers and operations -- Probability and statistics -- Time and money -- Geometry and spatial thinking -- Patterns and number charts -- Estimation, calculators, and microcomputers -- Careers -- Organizing a FAMILY MATH Class -- Mathematics generally covered at various grade levels -- Resource list for parents and teachers